Mr. Penovich is a highly experienced veteran in the rail car leasing industry. Having served in leadership roles at North American Car, Union Tank Car, GATX Corporation and presently as President of Mitsui Rail Capital, his primary goal for the company is for his team to add value and provide solutions for clients’ rail logistics challenges.
Beyond his responsibility to Mitsui Rail Capital, Dan also serves on a number of industry associations, including, North American Freight Car Association, where he is a member of the Operating Committee, The Association of American Railroads, North American Rail Shippers Association, Midwest Association of Rail Shippers, Southwest Rail Shippers Association and Railway Supply Institute, where he serves on the railcar leasing committee. He also is President of the Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, Transportation Executive Board. The Board’s goal is to partner with University faculty leaders to promote and encourage MBA and Undergraduate students to consider careers in the logistics industry and to increase awareness of the University’s reputation as an attractive school for the study of logistics and supply chain disciplines.
Dan lives in Naperville, Illinois with his wife Cindy. He has two grown children, Mark and Laura. Dan is an avid golfer and likes fast cars!